There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Shell!

There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Shell!

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by Lucille Colandro, Jared Lee
     
 

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A new beach version of the classic "There Was an Old Lady" song and favorite series!

"There was an old lady who swallowed a shell.
I don't know why she swallowed the shell.
She didn't tell."

You won't believe why this old lady swallows a shell, a crab, a fish, a gull, a pail, some sand, and a wave! But watch out when she burps, with hilarious

Overview


A new beach version of the classic "There Was an Old Lady" song and favorite series!

"There was an old lady who swallowed a shell.
I don't know why she swallowed the shell.
She didn't tell."

You won't believe why this old lady swallows a shell, a crab, a fish, a gull, a pail, some sand, and a wave! But watch out when she burps, with hilarious results!

With rollicking, rhyming text and funny illustrations, this lively version of a classic song will appeal to young readers with every turn of the page. And, there's a surprise ending!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780439873802
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
04/01/2008
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
100,296
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile:
AD390L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author


Lucille Colandro has written many books for children including the There Was An Old Lady series illustrated by Jared Lee.

Jared Lee has illustrated more than 100 books for young readers. He has received awards from the Society of Illustrators, the Martha Kinney Cooper Ohioana Library Association, the National Cartoonists Society, and others. He lives in Ohio with his wife and a menagerie of dogs, cats, ponies, ducks, and a few unknown creatures.

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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Shell 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Love all the old lady books!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
My class really enjoyed this book-they liked that the old lady "burped" at the end. I liked that it introduced them to common things seen at the beach.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Guest More than 1 year ago
My son loves to read about the old lady swallowing all these crazy things and then gueass what will happen at the end. We have one of these books for every season. I wsh there were more!